Our Senior Management Team


Julie Hyde,  Executive Director- Business Development

Julie joined CACHE in 2010 as Northern Regional Manager and in 2011 was appointed Senior National Development Manager. In 2013 she was appointed Director of Business Development. She has 10 years’ experience of management in the childcare and education sector. 

Julie spent 12 years gaining commercial sales and training experience working in industry as a Regional then National Account Training Manager and as a Regional Sales Manager. Julie is currently Director of Business Development

Mike Partridge, Executive Director- Customer Service

Mike has spent his career in business to business customer service management. He gained considerable experience in the Financial Services industry as a Regional Operations Manager – covering multiple locations across London and the South East.

Mike also has experience of new business set ups and restructure, including his role as a founder member of a successful assessment consultancy.



Thorogood, Executive Director- Portfolio Development

Suki has worked within the education sector for the past 17 years covering a range of roles within the for-profit, public and the not-for-profit sectors. This has included vocational, general education and training and has ranged from working as a Lecturer, Internal Assessor and Head of Department within FE. Suki has also worked for a range of Awarding Organisations in Quality Assurance as well as Qualification and Portfolio Development roles. She spent over 5 years with the Government’s modernisation team (NAA) and later the qualifications’ regulator (QCA at the time) focusing on the improvement of examinations systems and delivery.